Gender: Female Meaning of Rene: "reborn" Origin of Rene: Variation of Renee

Rene Origin and Meaning

The name Rene is a girl's name of French origin meaning "reborn".

This name is hanging on as Renee, thanks to Ms. Zellweger, and in newer forms Renae and Renny.

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Watson1450 Says:


It’s actually pronounced Ree-Knee, Re-Nay is spelt Renee, that is why there is different spelling

Michaela Says:


Ugh, yes! This bothers me so much.

Lauren Says:


Ren- Nay

georgiaO Says:


How is this pronounced?

RoddyThlayli Says:


Would it kill people to understand that one e makes it masculine?